Benton Street, Hadleigh IP7

Benton Street, Hadleigh IP7

2 Bedroom | Freehold | 1 Bath

Guide price £195,000
Bus Station (Stand B) 0.3 miles
Bus Station (Stand A) 0.3 miles
Bus Station (Stand D) 0.3 miles

A charming two bedroom Victorian terrace property with great onward potential and a rear west facing garden in the popular market town of Hadleigh.

52 Benton Street is a well-proportioned Victorian terraced property which offers light and spacious accommodation within walking distance of the market town.

You enter the property from the street into the goodsized living room, open to the dining room which creates a spacious area. The living area has an inglenook which would benefit from having the chimney relined and optional open fire/log burning stove added. The dining area has room for a table and chairs plus storage with a built-in dresser and walk in cupboard that has the potential to be a WC; there is the option of replacing the rear window with patio doors. At the rear you find the kitchen (extension added in 1970's) which overlooks the garden and has access via a back door to the patio area.

The first floor is accessed from the staircase near the front door and comprises of two bedrooms and family bathroom. The principle bedroom is a decent size and has a built-in wardrobe and a view over the back garden. The second bedroom is smaller and has a walk-in storage space and also houses a new gas boiler. The bathroom
(recently upgraded) is practically proportioned with shower/bath, toilet, wash basin and heated towel rail.

The property is in need of general renovation and viewings are highly recommended to appreciate the potential.

There is a west facing rear patio and a garden mainly laid to lawn with mature shrub borders each side, a shed and an outbuilding (potential for studio or home office) all with lovely views across neighbouring land to the rear.

Japanese Knotweed has been identified behind and in the outbuilding. This is subject to a fully paid-up specialist treatment contract with 10 year insurance cover.

Hadleigh is a popular historic market town situated about 9 miles from Ipswich, 9 miles from Manningtree and about 14 miles from Colchester – all of which provide mainline services for London’s Liverpool Street station. Fastest trains from Manningtree take about 55 minutes, and 48 minutes from Colchester. The town offers an excellent range of local amenities including restaurants, pubs, sports facilities and a wide selection of shops.

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